Season 1, Ep 36: The Case of the Neurotic Detective Holmes begins acting even stranger than usual -- he tries to keep Watson from seeing the diamond necklace in his humidor, refuses to help Lestrade with the crime wave and dresses up to go to a dance! Topics: Classic TV, Sherlock Holmes, Mystery
Season 1, Ep 37: The Case of the Unlucky Gambler Andrew Fenwick hires Holmes to find his missing father, Herbert Fenwick. The trail leads to some pubhopping! ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Sherlock Holmes, mystery, thriller
An episode of anthology series "Sunday Mystery Hour", a summer replacement series. This episode was originally telecast 29 May 1960 on NBC. This copy contains only two of the 1960 commercials. Picture and sound quality isn't the best. In this drama, there is a man who works in insurance, who while doing research with a computer, discovers that several woman have died in similar circumstances, and he concludes another woman will be next. Starring Larry Blyden. Was this broadcast live?... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, Drama, Larry Blyden, Sunday Mystery Hour, 1960, 1960s, Anthology, Anthology...
Episode: "The Case of the Hair of the Dog" of the Police series "Inspector Mark Saber". Starring: Tom Conway as "Inspector Mark Saber" and James Burke as "Sgt. Tim Malony". Air Date: Oct. 27, 1952. A wealthy racketeer is murdered and Mark Saber suspects the blonde owner of a dog. Contains original commercials. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Mark Saber, Homicide Squad, Mystery Theatre, Police, 50's, 1952, ABC, Bayer Aspirin,...
Season 1, Ep 33: The Case of the Baker Street Bachelors Jeffery Bourne's campaign for parliment is being threaten by blackmail after a visit to the Cupid's Bow Marriage Bureau. Holmes and Watson pose as eligible bachelors to solve the case! ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
Part of the 1954 TV series. An Irishman partners with two other persons to purchase a lottery ticket, but then is unable to collect his winnings. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic tv, lottery, mystery, detective
An episode of "The Chevy Mystery Show" starring Cesar Romero, and hosted by Vincent Price. Originally aired 18 September 1960. Contains the original Chevrolet commercials. Sound quality is bad (no, I cannot fix this). Topics: Classic TV, Television, The Chevy Mystery Show, Cesar Romero, Vincent Price, Anthology, Anthology...
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of the Texas Cowgirl" Originally aired November 8, 1954. Minnie O'Malley, a cowgirl in a travelling rodeo, seeks help from Sherlock Holmes--to remove a dead body from her hotel room! Strangely, Holmes seems to be more than happy to comply. Suspects range from a Blackfoot Indian, the owner of the rodeo Bison Jack, and a meek salesman across the hall. Easily the most ridiculous episode of the entire series. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
The Great Sadini finds a young man passed out from hunger on the carnival grounds and takes him inside to his trailer. The boy, Hugo, proves to be simple. His first thought on waking is that he is dead and that Sadini and his wife are the devil and an angel. He's nearly right -- but he has the roles reversed. Sadini's compassion prompts him to take the kid under his wing and teach him about magic. From Imdb This Is one of the two PD Alfred Hitchcock Presents episodes ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Alfred Hitchcock Presents, hitchcock, mystery, classic Tv
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of the Belligerent Ghost" Originally aired November 15, 1954. Watson is quite flustered after a man in distress dies in his care...only to find himself attacked by the very same dead man on Watson's way back home to Baker Street! So what does this have to do with daVinci's "Madonna on the Rocks" painting allegedly being stolen? ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of the Pennsylvania Gun" Originally aired November 1, 1954. Based on the novel "The Valley of Fear," Holmes and Watson are called to Sussex to investigate the murder of Squire John Douglas. The local inspector thinks he has it all figured out, but Holmes discovers the crime is more complicated than it looks. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of the Shy Ballerina" Originally aired November 22, 1954. A simple case of mistakenly switched coats suddenly turns into blackmail and then murder! When poor Watson's hat was found at the scene of the crime, even he becomes a suspect. This episode features Natalie Schaffer, best known in her role later on in television history as Mrs. Lovey Howell in Gilligan's Island. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
An unusual episode of "Four Star Playhouse". David Niven stars as a man who has a meeting on a train with a person who disappeared months earlier. Originally aired 15 January 1953. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, David Niven, Four Star Playhouse, Drama, Mystery, Early television
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of Lady Beryl" Originally aired October 25, 1954. Lady Beryl admits to a crime she did not commit. Holmes not only reveals the true murderer, but Lady Beryl's motive for lying about the crime. ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes "The Case of the Cunningham Heritage" Originally aired October 18, 1954. Holmes unravels the mystery surrounding the death of Mr. Cunningham, a gentleman whose fiancée was found by his body with a knife in her hand. This television episode marks the first filmed meeting between Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. Based on "A Study in Scarlet" and very loosely "The Adventure of the Reigate Squires/Puzzle." ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Sherlock Holmes, classic television, Sheldon Reynolds, mystery
This is an episode of the DuMont Network's "The Adventures of Ellery Queen" (1950-54). This ran on the DuMont Network before moving to the ABC. The series was also shown in Australia, where it played on Channel 2 on Thursdays at 9pm throughout 1957. The actor who plays Ellery, Richard Hart, died part way through the series and was replaced by Lee Bowman. About 50 episodes were made over its two runs but only a small amount survive. This episode, original air date 21 December 1950,... ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Ellery Queen, Dumont, Mystery, Richard Hart